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  1. Rhoades Review: My top 10 magical realism filmsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Advance

    At this legendary Parisian nightclub, a writer (Ewan McGregor) falls for a beautiful courtesan (Nicole Kidman) to the lyrics of the Beatles. 8. "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou" (2004) - Wes Anderson's films are known for their magical touches. ...

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  2. Can you handle watching Trainspotting on stage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... The 22-year-old was 15 when he read the book and 16 when he saw the graphic 1996 film adaptation starring Ewan McGregor. He was offered the role without even auditioning after bosses saw him a production of The Hard Man and says it was a "dream come ...

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  3. Falkirk karate champ wants to make impact on screenRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Falkirk Herald

    ... on stage and the big and small screen, appearing in the Charlie Sheen 1998 thriller 'Postmortem' and Ewan McGregor's 2003 canal bank romp 'Young Adam'. A few years ago Paul was asked to do a screen test with Jackie Chan's fight team for a film the ...

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  4. How a simple wooden plank helped create the greatest fight in 'Star Wars: Episode I'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Genesee Country Express

    ... - is the fight at the end of the movie between Jedi Knights Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) versus the Sith Lord Darth Maul (Ray Park) during the Battle of Naboo. Doing a deep-dive of the scene, it's shocking to see ...

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  5. The Interview: Author Jon Ronson on digital shamingRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | MacLeans

    Jon Ronson on the uses and abuses of digital shaming, the personal wreckage, and the fear you might be the next target Welsh journalist Jon Ronson, author of The Men Who Stare at Goats -Ewan McGregor played him in the film-has been described by Daily Show host Jon Stewart as an "investigative satirist." Ronson is also a heavy Twitter user and was an enthusiastic participant in many a social-media denunciation of those he considered richly deserving.

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  6. The heist is just the beginning of the betrayal in 'Son of a Gun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Examiner.com

    Ewan McGregor is one of those actors that has done so many different roles but rarely does he do any kind of gritty action films with him bringing the pain. His latest film, Son of A Gun looks to let him cut loose for once, but does it have the action and story that it needs to pull off the job or will it be a failed heist? Son of A Gun follows a young man locked up for a minor crime who finds himself under the watchful eye of Australia's most notorious criminal, but protection comes at a price.

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  7. How a simple wooden plank helped create the greatest fight in 'Star Wars: Episode I'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... - is the fight at the end of the movie between Jedi Knights Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) versus the Sith Lord Darth Maul (Ray Park) during the Battle of Naboo. Doing a deep-dive of the scene, it's shocking to see ...

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  8. Gwyneth Paltrow says she is 'close to the common woman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | UPI

    ... hatred, [their] jealousy." Paltrow last appeared in David Koepp action-comedy Mortdecai with Johnny Depp and Ewan McGregor . The actress is scheduled for Carlos Saura-directed Pablo Picasso biopic 33 dias with Antonio Banderas , and rumored for ...

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  9. Blu-ray Review: 'Son Of A Gun' - Is It Worth The Money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | StarPulse.com

    ... debut. Plus like any good director he fills the cast with colorful characters that hit all the right marks - Ewan McGregor as the wise and manipulative leader, Brenton Thwaites as his loyal young apprentice and especially the feisty and fetching ...

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  10. DVD reviews: Biting realismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    JR and Brendan break out of prison in the Australian film "Son of a Gun." Ewan McGregor stars in this action-filled Australian crime drama as Brendan Lynch, a jailed convict who befriends a naive young prisoner, JR , and protects him from prison abuse.

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  11. 'Mortedcai' Soundtrack Album Review Music By Geoff Zanelli & Mark RonsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Examiner.com

    "Mortedcai" was the raunchy comedic reteaming of both Johnny Depp and Gwyneth Paltrow along with an all-star cast including Ewan McGregor, Paul Bettany, Olivia Munn, and Jeff Goldblum under the direction of David Koepp, who previously worked with Depp on their hit adaptation of Stephen King's short story, "Secret Window" over ten years ago. The film stars Depp as Charlie Mortdecai a debonair art dealer and part time rogue must traverse the globe armed only with his good looks and special charm while juggling some angry Russians, the British Mi5, his impossibly leggy wife Johanna and an international terrorist in a race to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain the code to a lost bank account filled with Nazi gold.

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  12. Carmakers struggle to balance content, privacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Automotive News

    In "The Ghost Writer" data generated by the previous owner of a BMW X5 driven by Ewan McGregor plays a key role in the film's plot. Will car owners one day have to log into their vehicles just as they do with their desktop computers and what does that mean in terms of data protection? Daimler Director of User Interaction and Connected Car Ralf Lamberti believes sensitive data stored in a car would be more secure if it could be linked to the individual user rather than being accessible by anyone driving the car.

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  13. Watford's rogue trader Nick Leeson reflects on 20 year anniversary of Barings Bank collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Watford Observer

    ... and wrote a number of books. He also commissioned a film of his story, Rogue Trader, in which he was played by Ewan McGregor, and moved to Ireland, away from the media glare. But most important of all, he took the time to understand exactly what ...

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  14. Interview: Nick Leeson on the 20th anniversary of his 'bank job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... psychology degree, wrote books, commissioned a film of his story ( Rogue Trader , in which he he was played by Ewan McGregor) and moved to Ireland, away from the media glare. But most important of all, he took the time to understand exactly what ...

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  15. Girls Night In Aussie StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... nd Ewan MacGregor and directed by Laz Buhrmann...It tells the story of a young English poet/writer, Christian (Ewan McGregor), who falls in love with the terminally-ill star of the Moulin Rouge, cabaret actress (Nicole Kidman)

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  16. 'No Escape' Trailer Shows Owen Wilson In His First Action Thriller Since 'Behind Enemy Lines'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | International Business Times

    ... Sink" starring Vanessa Hudgens, Ed Westwick and Bob Odenkirk and "Jane Got A Gun" starring Natalie Portman and Ewan McGregor. Watch the "No Escape" trailer here:

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  17. Will drivers need logins for tomorrow's cars?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Automotive News

    Ewan McGregor's character finds data generated by a previous driver of a BMW X5 in the film "The Ghost Writer." Such a day may be drawing closer as vehicles begin to collect enough information to raise the privacy and data security concerns that have long existed with computers.

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  18. Jon Ronson explores the dark side of social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Argus

    ... The Psychopath Test and The Men Who Stare At Goats, which was made into a film starring George Clooney and Ewan McGregor. He also co-wrote the screenplay for the 2014 film Frank, starring Michael Fassbender, inspired by the story of Frank Sidebottom ...

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  19. Online culture of shamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Argus

    ... The Psychopath Test and The Men Who Stare At Goats, which was made into a film starring George Clooney and Ewan McGregor. He also co-wrote the screenplay for the 2014 film Frank, starring Michael Fassbender. "I found it stressful, and had sleepless ...

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  20. Theater review: "Big Fish" lands well in a Aurora Fox's smaller pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Denver Post

    ... he wrote the book. Andrew Lippa wrote the music and lyrics. In the 2003 movie, Edward was played by both Ewan McGregor and Albert Finney in one of his final roles. Here, Kevin Schwarz portrays the spinner of yarns as a young man, as well as the ...

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